20 Die In Collision Involving Limousine Carrying A Wedding Party

20 Dead In Wedding Limo Crash
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Oct. 7 2018, Updated 9:46 p.m. ET

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What should have been a happy day has ended in tragedy.

A traffic crash has reportedly caused people from a wedding party to die.

The New York Police said on Sunday, October 7 that the two-vehicle collision accident involving a limousine has left 20 dead in upstate New York.

According to the New York Times, federal investigators were on their way to the scene.

The limo was reportedly carrying a bunch of wedding celebrants when it collided with another vehicle outside the Apple Barrel Country Store in Schoharie, N.Y., on Saturday afternoon.

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The store posted a note on Facebook, saying, "Our hearts and prayers go out to everyone that was affected by the events."

A police statement noted that "the names of the victims are not being released at this time as next of kin are being notified."

The National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) will begin investigating the accident today.

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